Are you considering purchasing your pet's medications from an Internet or mail-order company, or having its prescriptions filled at a retail pharmacy? Before you purchase medications from a source other than your veterinarian, you may want to consider these issues.
Since late April, the OVMA has had an ongoing discussion with the Oregon Board of Pharmacy on the issue of pet prescriptions and the dispensing of products via an online outlet or brick and mortar pharmacy. In order to obtain better information on what veterinary practices are experiencing across the state, the OVMA conducted this survey in early fall 2012.
Charlee Bear Products announced today that it is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its Protein Crunch Bar products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Veterinarians who want to write Certificates of Veterinary Inspection to certify animals for domestic and international movement must comply with the requirements of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's National Veterinary Accreditation Program.
Wellness Natural Pet Food for Dogs and Cats Recalls Select 12 lb Small Breed Adult Health Dry Dog Food Due to Moisture Issues
Wellness Natural Pet Food for Dogs and Cats has recalled its 12 lb Small Breed Adult Health Dry Dog Food with the “Best By” date of August 18, 2013. A small batch of the product with this specific date code was found to be higher in moisture than called for.
Wildwood Seed & Specialties of Monroe, Oregon, is voluntarily recalling a limited supply of their Sleek and Sassy brand bird and small animal foods that contain raw in-shell peanuts. These products contain peanut ingredients recalled by Sunland Inc. due to their potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
Yoghund Organic Banana & Peanut Butter Flavor Frozen Yogurt Dog Treats Recalled: Salmonella Concerns
TBD Brands, LLC has recalled Yoghund brand Organic Banana & Peanut Butter flavor frozen yogurt dog treats. This is a cautionary action, as these products contain organic peanut butter linked to recent recalls of Sunland, Inc.of Portales, NM, for possible Salmonella contamination. Although there have been no reported incidents of human or animal illnesses in connection with their product, the company has elected to recall all case product of Lot Code 268 12 and earlier, cup and four pack Best By Date of 9.24.14 or earlier.
Boots and Barkley Roasted American Pig Ears & Boots and Barkley American Variety Pack Dog Treats Recalled Due to Salmonella
Kasel Associated Industries is recalling its Boots and Barkley Roasted American Pig Ears and Boots and Barkley American Variety Pack Dog Treats because they may be contaminated with Salmonella. These products are sold at Target stores.
Nature's Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination
Nature’s Recipe brand is voluntarily recalling a limited supply of Nature’s Recipe® Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken, manufactured in one of its U.S. production facilities, as the product has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products.